The Front Row, 4/20/2006

Totured Tendon Alchemist
Houston's own "Tortured Tendons Alchemist", pianist Loreta Kovacic, stopped by the KUHF Performance Studio today. . .

Piano Notturno is the latest CD from pianist Loreta Kovacic. The cover art for the disk is by Jack Massing of The Art Guys. They both where in Studio 3-C to talk about it with KUHF's Dean Dalton. Ms. Kovacic also played some of the music from the disk on the KUHF Steinway. More information is at http://www.alchemistpiano.com/. Audio here.

Director Karen Stokes and Faculty Member Teresa Chapman talked with Alison Young about the Spring Dance Concert presented by the University of Houston Dance Ensemble. The program, Rise Up Fall Down will be performed three times over the next few days. More information is at 713-743-2929.  Audio here.

Finally, KUHF's Alison Young sat down with Associate Editor James Hall and contributor Jacob White to talk about the release of the newest issue of Gulf Coast. The final program of this years Gulf Coast Reading Series features readings and copies of the latest journal and happens at the Menil Collection's Richmond House, 1500 Richmond Ave. Audio here.